(Albany, NY) -- Million-dollar lottery jackpots are helping New York pay for education.
Over the past 50 years, the lottery in New York has forked over 61-billion-dollars to the state's education system. The New York Education Department says three-billion-dollars in lottery funds were used for education last year.
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